Employee Left Uneasy after Nearby Officer-Involved Shooting in Brownsville

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BROWNSVILLE – An investigation into an overnight officer-involved shooting in Brownsville continues.

The shootout between police and an aggravated robbery suspect at the CVS on the 700 block of E Alton Gloor Boulevard unfolded early Wednesday morning.

A Brownsville police officer sustained a gunshot wound to his leg but is in stable condition.

The suspect also underwent surgery for a gunshot wound to his stomach, police say; his condition unknown.

KRGV’s Carolina Cruz spoke to an employee of a nearby business who says she was left feeling uneasy after the incident. She says although they’re briefed on similar scenarios, you never know how much a situation can escalate.

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